June 3, 2020

Here comes the Rain Friday – Weekend looks OK

  • Vancouver Island Inland Sections Forecast - No watches or warnings in effect.

    Forecast Issued 7:14 PM PDT Tuesday 02 June 2020 - Tuesday night: Partly cloudy. Low 8. Wednesday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 17. UV index 7 or high. Wednesday night: Mainly cloudy. Low 8. Thursday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 20. Thursday night: Clear. Low 7. Friday: Sunny. High 21. Friday night: Clear. Low 8. Saturday: A mix of sun and cloud with 40 percent chance of showers. High 18. Saturday night: Cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers. Low 9. Sunday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 15. Sunday night: Cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Low 9. Monday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 15.

The rain will start very early Friday morning, be strongest between 5AM and 8AM and taper off through the evening and night.

Between 11PM Thursday night and 11PM Friday the models are predicting 60mm of rain to fall.  Here is the breakdown:

11-2AM: 2 mm, 2-5AM: 8 mm, 5-8AM: 16 mm, 8-11AM: 16 mm, 11AM-2PM: 4 mm, 2-5PM: 4 mm, 5-8PM 4 mm, 8-11PM: 4 mm.

The good news is that it should clear away by Saturday morning and Saturday and most of Sunday looks dry.